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CTN Expo to Offer Many Panels, Sneaks & Artist Events

It wouldn’t be November without another exciting edition of the CTN Animation Expo held at the Burbank Marriott convention center. We had the pleasure of speaking to super-busy ... Continue Reading →
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Golden Gunnar Awards: ‘The Burden’ Takes Fredrikstad Grand Prize

The 2017 Fredrikstad Animation Festival closed over the weekend in the coastal Norwegian city, capped with the annual Golden Gunnar Award ceremony. This year’s Grand Prix went ... Continue Reading →
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‘Ethel & Ernest’ Scores Double, Romanian Short Takes Grand Prize at Cinanima

The 41st edition of Portugal’s Cinanima International Animated Film Festival wrapped up this weekend in Espinho, bestowing the grand prize City of Espinho Award on Negulici Sergiu’s ... Continue Reading →
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PETA Kids Urges ‘Paw Patrol’ to Spread Adoption Message

PETA Kids has sent a letter to the producers of Nickelodeon/Spin Master’s hugely popular Paw Patrol series asking them to spread pro-adoption message at Macy’s Thankgiving Parade ... Continue Reading →
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Geena Davis, Marty Krofft to Keynote Kidscreen Summit

The 2018 edition of Kidscreen Summit event will feature keynotes by actress Geena Davis, children’s TV icon Marty Krofft and TED Talk speaker and Family Room CEO George Carey. The ... Continue Reading →
Tehran Taboo

Palm Springs Festival to Screen ‘Loving Vincent,’ ‘Tehran Taboo’

If you are in Palm Springs, Calif. this weekend, you’ll want to check out the inaugural Palm Springs International Animation Festival. Led by animator Brian Hehil Hoff and Gallery ... Continue Reading →
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Lost in Space: Nicholas Arioli’s ‘Coin Operated’ Heads to AFI Fest

One of the 63 animated shorts submitted for Oscar consideration this year, Coin Operated from Nicholas Arioli was recently profiled in Animation Magazine. The poignant and engaging ... Continue Reading →
The Breadwinner

Manchester Animation Fest Gets Buzzing Nov. 14

Having released a rundown of programming highlights for the 2017 edition back in September, organizers of the Manchester Animation Festival are putting on the finishing touches ahead ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoons on the Bay 2018 Open to Submissions

Italy’s popular animation festival Cartoons on the Bay has officially launched its 2018 website and is now accepting submissions for its 22nd edition, which takes place April ... Continue Reading →
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AFM: ‘Underdogs’ Filmmakers Set Next Argentine Toon ‘Escape to India’

The creative whizzes behind record-setting Argentine animated movie Underdogs (a.k.a. Metegol or The Unbeatables) have re-teamed for a new flagship feature titled Escape to India, according ... Continue Reading →